Product Description

A Fine Antique Himalayan Buddhist Monpa Mask from Arunchal Pradesh / East Bhutan,

The wonderfully expressive mask representing the joker type face of Hou shang a Chinese monk who tried to convert Tibet to Chinese Buddhism in the 9th century,

Material: Wood with red lacquer with aged patina

H: 25 cm, H: 10 inches,

Period Late 19th century

Condition: Fine,

Provenance: Ex UK collection,

Presented on a custom stand.

price: please contact

 

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